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CLIMATE REPORT
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE CHARLESTON SC
1015 AM EST MON FEB 2 2015

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...THE DOWNTOWN CHARLESTON SC CLIMATE SUMMARY FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2015...

CLIMATE NORMAL PERIOD 1981 TO 2010
CLIMATE RECORD PERIOD 1870 TO 2015

WEATHER         OBSERVED          NORMAL  DEPART
                 VALUE   DATE(S)  VALUE   FROM
                                          NORMAL
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TEMPERATURE (F)
RECORD
 HIGH              82   01/23/1937
 LOW               10   01/21/1985
HIGHEST            72   01/04
LOWEST             22   01/08
AVG. MAXIMUM     58.9              56.7     2.2
AVG. MINIMUM     42.9              42.8     0.1
MEAN             50.9              49.7     1.2
DAYS MAX >= 90      0               0.0     0.0
DAYS MAX <= 32      0               0.1    -0.1
DAYS MIN <= 32      2               3.9    -1.9
DAYS MIN <= 0       0               0.0     0.0

PRECIPITATION (INCHES)
RECORD
 MAXIMUM         7.68   1895
 MINIMUM         0.19   1898
TOTALS           3.21              2.94    0.27
DAYS >= .01        10               9.0     1.0
DAYS >= .10         6               5.6     0.4
DAYS >= .50         2               2.0     0.0
DAYS >= 1.00        1               0.6     0.4
GREATEST
 24 HR. TOTAL    1.52   01/12

DEGREE_DAYS
HEATING TOTAL     433               473     -40
 SINCE 7/1        974              1079    -105
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WIND (MPH)
AVERAGE WIND SPEED              7.5
HIGHEST WIND SPEED/DIRECTION    26/190    DATE  01/23
HIGHEST GUST SPEED/DIRECTION    39/220    DATE  01/24



-  INDICATES NEGATIVE NUMBERS.
R  INDICATES RECORD WAS SET OR TIED.
MM INDICATES DATA IS MISSING.
T  INDICATES TRACE AMOUNT.

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RECORDS ESTABLISHED DURING THE MONTH:

*JAN 4 - RECORD HIGH MINIMUM TEMPERATURE OF 63 DEGREES

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